Category Archives: thinking outside the box

‘Imagifriends of Imagiville’ New Year’s Calendar

“Even those with Autism and disabilities can make a great and wonderful difference in this world and even they can fulfill their dreams and goals. ”               – D.J. Svoboda Get ready for the 2014 with Daniels ‘Imagifriends of Imagiville’ … Continue reading

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Hitting the Jackpot over at BLOOM

I’m very excited to be guest posting over at BLOOM blog, the blog for Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital. I am truly honoured by this opportunity. Thank you Louise Kinross, parent, editor and special needs super-star! Please go check them … Continue reading

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Airport Thievery

Traveling this Labor Day? Here’s a perspective of an autistic Adult maneuving through the airport. “I was appalled by what the kiosk was directing me to do. How awful to have to steal a fellow passenger’s passport! I clutched onto my passport … Continue reading

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Why We Don’t Use the Word “Retarded” and Why You Shouldn’t Either

Why We Don’t Use the Word “Retarded” and Why You Shouldn’t Either | Jews and Special Needs | Jewish Journal. Related articles 11 year-old mentally challenged girl jailed for ‘blasphemy’ in Pakistan (refreshingnews99.blogspot.com) Soccer Drills for Mentally Challenged Kids (livestrong.com) … Continue reading

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aha! –an Autism awareness moment

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aha moment – A moment of clarity, the aha moment is a defining moment where you gain real wisdom – wisdom you can use to change your life.
Read about how this father acknowledged his ‘aha moment’ which led to Autism awareness! http://wp.me/p1b3aT-S Continue reading

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‘A Sensory Christmas’

‘A Sensory Christmas’ Merry Christmas! This holiday perspective is worth a repost. {original post on 2011.12.22 at ‘Enjoying The Hi-5s of Autism – A Family Experience’ entitled ‘a SPD holiday season’}   Hi5! Families can enjoy the holidays even when … Continue reading

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‘Layaway Angel’ Picks Up $16K Tab At Costa Mesa Kmart Store « CBS Los Angeles

Happy Holidays! Hi5! You still have time to become a ‘Layaway Angel’ at your local Kmart store. ‘Layaway Angel’ Picks Up $16K Tab At Costa Mesa Kmart Store « CBS Los Angeles. Contact your community Kmart and ask how you … Continue reading

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